The history of the ancestors of the Fayle family begins among the Pictish clans ancient Scotland
. The name Fayle comes from the personal name Paul.
The Gaelic form of the name is Mac Phàil.
Early Origins of the Fayle family
The surname Fayle was first found in Inverness, where they held a family seat
from early times and their first records appeared on the early census rolls taken by the early Kings of Britain to determine the rate of taxation of their subjects.
Early History of the Fayle family
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Fayle Spelling Variations
Prior to the invention of the printing press in the last hundred
years, documents were basically unique. Names were written according to sound, and often appeared differently each time they were recorded. Spelling variations
of the name Fayle include MacPhail, MacPhial, MacPhiel, MacFail, MacFall, MacFaul, MacVail, MacPhale, MacPail, MacPhaul, MacFale, Phail, Fayle and many more.
Early Notables of the Fayle family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Fayle family to Ireland
Some of the Fayle family moved to Ireland
, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.Another 124 words (9 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Migration of the Fayle family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Fayle Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century
- William D Fayle, who arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Condor" in 1851 CITATION[CLOSE]
State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) CONDOR 1851. Retrieved http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1851Condor.htm
Contemporary Notables of the name Fayle (post 1700)
- Miles R. Fayle, American Republican politician, Postmaster at Brewer, Maine, 1960-61 CITATION[CLOSE]
The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 20) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
Historic Events for the Fayle family
- Mr. Robert Russell Fayle, "Taylor" British Assistant Saloon Steward from United Kingdom who worked aboard the Empress of Ireland and died in the sinking CITATION[CLOSE]
Commemoration Empress of Ireland 2014. (Retrieved 2014, June 17) . Retrieved from http://www.empress2014.ca/seclangen/listepsc1.html
- Mr. Edward Fayle, English Able-Bodied Seaman from England, who worked aboard the RMS Lusitania and survived the sinking CITATION[CLOSE]
Lusitania Passenger List - The Lusitania Resource. (Retrieved 2014, March 10) . Retrieved from http://www.rmslusitania.info/lusitania-passenger-list/